Paul Hansen

photojournalist, Sweden visit website

Paul Hansen © Christine Olsson

2013, 1st prize singles, Spot News

Paul Hansen is a Swedish photojournalist and has worked for the daily newspaper Dagens Nyheter since 2000. He has received numerous awards, including being named Photographer of the Year by POYi in 2010 and 2013, Photographer of the Year in Sweden seven times, and two first place awards from NPPA. He is based in Stockholm.



Winning images by location


Paul Hansen, World Press Photo Winner of the Year 2012, talks about his approach to daily newspaper photography and shows us a few in-depth followup stories in different stages of completion.

2013, World Press Photo of the Year, Spot News, 1st prize singles

An interview with World Press Photo of the Year 2012 winner Paul Hansen about his winning photo, "Gaza Burial".

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